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Volume 2016, Article ID 9475897, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/9475897
Case Report

Rare Case of an Epithelial Cyst in an Intrapancreatic Accessory Spleen Treated by Robot-Assisted Spleen Preserving Distal Pancreatectomy

1Department of Surgery, UMC Utrecht Cancer Center, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands
2Department of Pathology, UMC Utrecht Cancer Center, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands
3Department of Radiology, UMC Utrecht Cancer Center, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands

Received 14 July 2016; Accepted 26 September 2016

Academic Editor: Hideto Kawaratani

Copyright © 2016 Willemijn P. M. van Dijck et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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